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Evelyn M. Carpenter

April 10, 1927 — September 18, 2023

Evelyn M. Carpenter, age 96, of Carlisle, passed away Monday, September 18, 2023, at Sarah A. Todd Memorial Home.

Born in Monroe Township, PA, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Bessie (Motter) Moyer and wife of the late Richard H. Carpenter, who passed in 1980.

Evelyn was formerly employed and worked for 17 years at Reese-Hoffman Crystal Plant. She also assisted her husband in working on the farm.

She was a member of the Middlesex United Methodist Church.

Evelyn enjoyed working outside in her flower beds, gardens and her yard.

Survivors include her son: Stanley Carpenter, his wife, Angela, of Mt. Holly Springs, her daughter: Deborah Bostwick, her husband, Brett, of New Cumberland; her grandchildren: Kaitlin Bostwick and Jason Brinkley, as well as her daughter-in-law, Jayne Brinkley, of Camp Hill.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her son: Randall Carpenter and her brothers: LaVerne, Samuel, Paul, John, Lawrence, Clarence “Pete” and Charles.

Relatives and friends are invited to her viewings from 6 to 8 PM Monday, September 25 and from 9:30 to 10 AM Tuesday, September 26 at Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory, 2020 W. Trindle Rd., Carlisle, followed by her funeral service 10 AM Tuesday.

Interment will follow the service Tuesday in Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Evelyn’s name may be made to: Alzheimers Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or Middlesex United Methodist Church, 118 N. Middlesex Road, Carlisle, PA 17013.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Viewing

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

9:30 - 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory

2020 West Trindle Road, Carlisle, PA 17013

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Service

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory

2020 West Trindle Road, Carlisle, PA 17013

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Burial

Westminster Memorial Gardens

1159 Newville Road, Carlisle, PA 17013

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